2024 Aquanita Stakes Details

Race 6 at Belmont Racecourse on Saturday 6th July 2024.

The Aquanita Stakes is a Listed race held at Belmont racecourse over 2000 metres. It is for three-year-old colts and geldings and is run under set weight conditions. The total prizemoney is $125,000 this year.

You can read more about the race history, lead-up races and past winners on the Aquanita Stakes page.

Aquanita Stakes 2024 Preview

Track: null Weather: Cloudy

There are 10 runners for the 2024 Aquanita Stakes and they are all geldings. Four of the runners had their last start in the Listed Belmont Guineas over 1600m at Belmont on 22 June (won by Luvnwar) and three in a Class 1 over 1600m at Northam on 27 June (won by Manzor Magic), while the rest came via different races. Two runners are sired by Playing God.

The early favourite is Cool Memorywho finished 3rd in the Belmont Guineas last start. Second favourite is Stylish Lord who was a winner over 1650m at Belmont on 26th June. Third favourite is Manzor Magic who won by 2.8 lengths at Northam. Miro is on a three day back-up, while Weeraechoux finished 10th in the Belmont Guineas. The other runners are currently $10 or more.

2024 Aquanita Stakes Runner by Runner

1. Cool Memory (3)

Finished 3rd in the Listed Belmont Guineas over 1600m at Belmont on 22 June last start.One of the chances.

2. Stylish Lord (6)

Was a 0.3 length winner over 1650m at Belmont on 26th June. Should be in the finish.

3. Weeraechoux (10)

Finished 10th in the Belmont Guineas.but was a winner over 1650m here 3 starts ago.

4. Dreamtime Jean (1)

Won 2 races in a row at Kalgoorlie before 9th in the Belmont Guineas.Not the worst.

5. Manzor Magic (9)

Won by 2.8 lengths in a Class 1 over 1600m at Northam on 27 June. Chance.

6. Idyllic Ruler (4)

Looks tested here.

7. Only Us (8)

Prefer others.

8. Snip Of Gossip (7)


9. Playing Quest (5)

This looks too hard.

10. Miro (2)

On a three day back-up. Place chance.

Aquanita Stakes 2024 Tips

The following are the top 4 selections for this years race.

Jo Jackson’s Tips
2 Stylish Lord
5 Manzor Magic
1 Cool Memory
10 Miro

Previews for other races this week

Listed South West Autumn Cup 2024 (Bunbury 2200m)

Listed A.R. Creswick Stakes 2024 (Flemington 1200m)

Listed Taj Rossi Series Final 2024 (Flemington 1600m)

Listed Winter Stakes 2024 (Randwick 1400m)

Listed VRC Winter Championship 2024 (Flemington 1600m)

Listed All Victorian Sprint Final 2024 (Flemington 1200m)

2024 Aquanita Stakes Results

Result Horse Margin
1st 1 Cool Memory
2nd 3 Weeraechoux 1.06 lengths
3rd 6 Idyllic Ruler 1.85 lengths
4th 5 Manzor Magic 4.77 lengths

The track was rated as Soft 5.

Sscratchings: 7. Only Us, 10. Miro.